How to access your iCloud Photo Stream from your Mac

Taking full advantage of your My Photo Stream syncing can be less intuitive than you might guess. Here are two quick and easy ways to instantly access your iCloud Photo Stream pictures from your Mac.

Apple launches iCloud Drive for Windows ahead of Mac

Eager to try out iCloud Drive on your computer before the arrival of OS X Yosemite? If you have a Windows machine you can download iCloud Drive for Microsoft's operating system from today.

Apple expands two-step verification to iCloud.com

Apple has expanded its two-step verification process to iCloud.com, adding another layer of security by asking for a code on top of a password. The move comes after the tech giant was criticized over a recent hack that hit its online…

Apple rolls out new iCloud pricing, adds 500GB and 1TB options

Apple has just posted new pricing for its iCloud remote storage service, with new options for 500GB and 1TB. The rollout comes just ahead of the launch of iCloud Drive, which will offer users a more Dropbox-like service.

Siri’s tougher brother Vito will stop you from uploading those nude photos

Watch the sketch that showcases comedian Jimmy Kimmel's solution to iCloud's security problem: A tougher older brother for Siri who won't always let you have your own way with your revealing pictures.

Apple CEO promises new security measures after iCloud celebrity photo hack

Keen to reassure Apple customers that their data is safe on its remote servers following the recent iCloud celebrity photo hack, company boss Tim Cook said new security measures will be rolled out in the coming weeks.

Apple says stolen celeb photos result of ‘very targeted attack,’ insists iCloud is safe

Apple has said its investigation into the recent naked celebrity photo leak shows that accounts were compromised by "a very targeted attack" on user names, passwords and security questions, and was not the result of a broader attack on its…

FBI and Apple look into massive celebrity iCloud photo hacking

The FBI and Apple have both confirmed they're investigating an alleged iCloud hack that over the weekend saw private and in many cases highly personal photos and videos of A-list celebrities posted on the Web.

How to use iCloud

Apple's iCloud is far more useful than you might imagine — if you know how to properly use it. Check out our comprehensive guide on to use iCloud to make the most of the free software suite so you can store, sync and see all updates no…
Home Theater

Apple TV’s new firmware lets you stream straight from the cloud

Apple has released Apple TV 6.0, an update that allows AirPlay streaming from iCloud, access to iTunes Radio, and a handful of other features.

Apple services offline: iCloud, iMessage, iTunes down for some users

Several of Apple's most popular online services - iCloud, iMessage, and iTunes Music - have been inoperable for some users starting around midnight on August 22. Our report on what's down.

Apple unveils Google Docs-like ‘iWork for iCloud’ for both Macs and PCs

Apple unveiled its brand new iWork and iCloud app at this year's WWDC. The new app allows you to create documents in Pages, Numbers, and Keynote whether you're on a Mac, an iPad, or a Windows-based PC.